Quick Answer: What is thread in Solidworks?

How do I use the thread tool in Solidworks?

To create a cut thread:

  1. Open a model with a cylindrical part and click Insert > Features > Thread .
  2. In the graphics area, select a circular edge.
  3. In the PropertyManager, under Specification, set values for the following: …
  4. For Thread method, click Cut thread. …
  5. Set the starting position of the Thread Location:

How do you add threads in Solidworks?

To insert cosmetic threads from assembly documents into drawings, click Insert > Model Items and click Cosmetic thread . In drawings, Insert Callout appears in the shortcut menu.

How do you annotate a thread?

To Add Hole or Thread Notes to a Drawing View

  1. On the ribbon, click Annotate tab Feature Notes panel Hole and Thread .
  2. In the graphics window, click an edge or a circular edge to specify the hole. …
  3. Move the cursor and click to place the note.
  4. When you are finished placing hole or thread notes, right-click and select Done.
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